🚀 Internship

Operations Internship Programme 2023 - Edinburgh


3mo ago

🚀 Off-cycle


Rolling basis


The opportunity to join us at abrdn as an intern is one that is unique, challenging and rewarding. We are a futurist business and we are currently looking for innovative and enthusiastic individuals to join our summer internship programme The programme will run from June – August 2023 and successful candidates will work within our Chief Operating Office.

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Area of Responsibilities

Business, Operations & Strategy


From day one, you will play an active role is helping to drive forward the ambitions of the business, whilst developing your skills and knowledge. Over the 10 week summer placement you will be delivering varied work, with tangible outputs. Due to the broad span of activities carried out in Operations you should finish the internship with a great understanding of the end to end value chain of our business; how clients interact with us at outset, how they are onboarded, how we manage their investments and their servicing needs, then how we report on our performance. Continuous improvement is core to the way we work at abrdn and you will also have an opportunity to input to a number of forums and team activities.Regardless of which team you join within the Operations business you will gain a depth of experience; getting the opportunity to work with seasoned professionals across our business and engage in development activities with your peers on the internship programme. You will be based with the same team throughout the placement.During the 10 week internship programme you will build knowledge within the department you are in as well as having the opportunity to build a network with other interns and wider colleagues.As well as on the job learning, you will have access to a wide range of e-learning courses and complete a structured development programme over 10 weeks that includes training, networking and gaining exposure to senior stakeholders across the business.
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We are looking for penultimate, final or recent graduates, from a variety of degree disciplines, who can demonstrate the following capabilities: ·        Performance driven;·        Customer & client focused;·        Collaboration & Influence;·        Strategic thinking;·        Futurist mindset;·        Inclusive & empowering leadership.
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Education requirements

Final Year
Penultimate Year